Jimmy Rollins joins Steve Jeltz and Tomas Perez as the only people to hit a homerun from both sides of the plate. Rollins hit one in the 6th then again in the 8th yesterday. Vance Worley went eight strong innings to push his record to 6-1 and lower his ERA to 2.02. More here.
As part of the new collective bargaining agreement, the league might ban two-a-day practices in training camp. Outspoken New York Jets linebacker Bart Scott had a lot to say on the subject including calling it “wimpy.” More here.
The Texas Rangers had their 12 game win streak snapped last night after going up 8-3 they allowed 6 runs in the bottom of the sixth to lose 9-8. More here.
Jeff Carter was officially introduced to the Columbus media yesterday. He believes Columbus can be a playoff team. More here.
The NFL players did not vote on a collective bargaining agreement yesterday but it is anticipated that the owners will vote today in Atlanta. Reports are that Commissioner Goodell has the necessary 75% majority vote from the owners to pass the new CBA. More here.